Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 15 to 21 November 2015)

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Pinoy Weightlifter Wins Bronze in World Championships

Nestor Colonia | Photo via Spin.ph
Nestor Colonia | Photo via Spin.ph
Nestor Colonia increases his 2016 Rio Olympics bid after winning the bronze medal in clean-and-jerk 56-kg. Division of the 2016 World Weightlifting Championships in Texas this week.
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PH Swimmers Aim for SEA Comeback

Jeremy Lim | Photo via Pinoyswimming.com
Jeremy Lim | Photo via Pinoyswimming.com
Inquirer Sports reports: “Denied of victory last year in Singapore, Filipino swimmers shoot for redemption in the 39th Southeast Asian Age Group Swimming Championship in Danang, Vietnam, on Dec. 4 to 6.”
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Two Filipinos Pool Players Triumph in Asian Tournaments

 Johann Chua (center) | Photo via billiards-days.com
Johann Chua (center) | Photo via billiards-days.com
This week, Johann Chua bagged the top prize in the 48th All-Japan Championship held in Amagasaki, while 16-year-old Chezka Centeno came out also on top in the 2015 World Junior 9-ball Championship held in Shanghai.
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